Bali Discovery Tours: Homepage
Bali Hotels, Bali Villas and Bali News from balidiscovery.com
Home Bali Contact Bali Practicalities Bali News Bali Services Bali Transportation Bali Sports Bali Excursions Bali Villas Bali Hotels
Home · News · Norbert Shadeg SVD 1921-2006
Bali Hotels, Bali Villas and Bali News from balidiscovery.com
Bali Hotels
Bali Villas
Special Deals!
Packages
MICE Handling
Bali Excursions
Culinary - Dining
Guided Tour
Bali Spas
Bali Sports
Diving
Golf
Bali Transportation
Car Rental - Selft Drive
Private Jet Charter
Bali News
Bali Services
Bali Practicalities
Bali Contact
Bali Career
Home
 
Bali Update
Subscribe to our free weekly newsletter!
 
PATA header
PATA Gold Award 2007
Bali Update
PATA Gold Award Winner 2007
 
Bali Contact
Bali Discovery Tours
Komplek Pertokoan
Sanur Raya No. 27
Jl. By Pass Ngurah Rai,
Sanur, Bali, Indonesia

Tel:
++62 361 286 283

Fax:
++62 361 286 284

U.S.A. Fax:(toll free)
1-800-506-8633

U.K. Fax:
++44-20-7000-1235

Australian Fax:
++61-2-94750419

24h:
++62 812 3819724

Bali Discovery

SITE PATA ASITA
Bali News

Norbert Shadeg SVD 1921-2006

Much Loved American Priest and Pioneer in Balinese Language Studies Dies in Bali After 55 Years of Service to the Community.


Bali News:
Click Image to Enlarge

(5/13/2006)

Bali lost one of its finest "adopted Sons" on Monday, May 8, 2006, with the death of Father Norbert Shadeg SVD at the age of 86.

Born into a family of 14 children in Union Hill, Minnesota on December 10, 1921, Norbert Antonius Shadeq followed an early calling and entered the Divine Word Noviate in Techny, Illionois at the age of 21. From among his group of siblings, Father Shadeg had two brothers who became priests and five sisters who became nuns. One brother, Father Werner Shadeq, who preceded him in death only one month before, spent 55 years in New Guinea teaching at seminaries and high schools.

Father Norbert Shadeq came to Indonesia shortly after his ordination working in Makassar and Flores before accepting an assignment in Bali in July of 1950.

In Bali Father Norbert Shadeq served as a pastor at a number of churches in Bali while pursuing a keen interest in education and cultural studies. While serving as an English teacher in Singaraja, Father Shadeq embarked on a life-long study of the Balinese language mastering the intricacies of both the prosaic and refined forms needed for fluent communication. As the result of his study of Balinese the Priest published two books: "A Basic Balinese Vocabulary" and "Bali Pocket Dictionary."

In 2005 Father received the K. Nadha Nugraha Award for his long service to the Balinese community and his work to promote the Balinese language.

Following a funeral mass on May 10th, Father Shadeq was laid to rest in a cemetery of the Diocese of Denpasar located in Palasari.


© Bali Discovery Tours. Articles may be quoted and reproduced if attributed to http://www.balidiscovery.com.

       

 
 
Bali News by Bali Update
Subscribe to the Bali Update
Receive the latest news from Bali by email!



Our [Privacy Statement] explains how we handle the data you are providing.

 
Bali News by Bali Update
Explore the Archive of the Bali Update
Find related articles in our news archive!




or try to use Google Search :

Home · Bali Hotels · Bali Villas · Bali Excursions · Bali Sports · Bali News · Site Map · RSS

Bali News: More News
Dietzsch to Enrich Dining in Westin Nusa Dua
German Alex Dietzsch to Head Food and Beverage at The Westin Resort Nusa Dua
(1/25/2015)
Higher Level of Consumer Protection Needed
Indonesia Consumer Protection Foundation Says Strong Sanctions Needed for Errant Airlines
(1/25/2015)
Revolusi Mental: Drivers Licenses in Bali
Revolusi Mental: A Small Change in Driver License Rules Would Make a Big Difference in the Daily Life of Many Bali Visitors
(1/25/2015)
Paris Comes to Bali
Paris Hilton Tweets her Arrival Details to Bali
(1/25/2015)
2014: The Year that Was
Bali by the Numbers: Bali Ends 2014 with Record High 3.76 million Foreign Visitors
(1/25/2015)
The Sky Knows No Limit
Employees Accuse Sky Garden in Kuta of Tax Manipulation
(1/25/2015)
Best if Not Shot in Bali
Bali Governor Says He Prefers Execution of Bali Nine Members be Done Outside of Bali
(1/25/2015)
Seeking 20 Million Tourist Visitors
Government Must Keep its Promise to Increase Tourism Promotional Budget to US$100 million
(1/24/2015)
Home Alone
87-year-old German Woman Margaretta Falkenberg Dies at Villa in Tabanan, Bali
(1/24/2015)
Keeping Landings Happy
Surabaya Emergency Runway Repairs Cause Flight Diversions to Bali
(1/24/2015)
Bali to Regulate Hotel Tariffs
Governor Proposes Price Regulation of Bali Hotels to End Room Rate War
(1/24/2015)
English as the Key to Success
Bali Governor Wants All Senior Provincial Employees to be English Proficient.
(1/24/2015)
All [News]!